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Just found out from my MRI that i have a tear on my lateral
just found out from my MRI that i have a tear on my lateral meniscus and one on my medial meniscus. Am in pain day and night and can't wear my brace without pain. Seems it hurts on the sides of my kne… read more
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1.5 years ago, I had acute onset of pain behind my right
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Earlier today when I was running basketball practice I was
Earlier today when I was running basketball practice I was turning to make a pass to one of the players and I felt something pop in my right knee. Not in the back, but on the sides. Now my knee is in … read more
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My daughter was injured playing soccer. Another player hit
My daughter was injured playing soccer. Another player hit her from behind. She could not walk off the field, her knee swelled and has been swollen/ controlled by advil/tylenol. She has instability, p… read more
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What could be a cause for pain around the knee? Not the knee cap area itself but on the sides of the leg surrounding the knee… read more
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I was in a car accident in June of 2013, I injured my left
I was in a car accident in June of 2013, I injured my left knee, left shoulder, left hip, left chest and lower right abdomen. The knee, shoulder, and abdomen have not healed completely. I had an MRI o… read more
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I went running last week and I didn't run very far and the
I went running last week and I didn't run very far and the next day my left knee swelled up. I am now having some difficulty walking and bending the knee is tight and difficult. I also have some foot … read more
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I had a question about my Knee. It seems to have an issue
Hi, I had a question about my Knee. It seems to have an issue where it feels like when sitting I get the sensation of almost a tight rubber band around my left knee (it's only my left knee).It's reall… read more
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I injured my knee over a month ago. I have severe pain on
Hi, I injured my knee over a month ago. I have severe pain on the outside (lateral) part of my knee. I also have a golf ball swelling right next to (on the side) my kneecap (lateral side). I am 35 yea… read more
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Knee pain going on week 4. I've been to my primary care
Knee pain going on week 4. I've been to my primary care physician who thinks it could be a torn meniscus. But I don't know how this could happen. I haven't been injured, I also haven't been super acti… read more
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I rolled my ankle playing basketball: I bent the inside part
I rolled my ankle playing basketball: I bent the inside part of my left foot in. I've been elevating and icing it and so far it hasn't swollen up. Is this what I should be doing?At the time of the inc… read more
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I injured myself while skiing last Saturday. I went to the
I injured myself while skiing last Saturday. I went to the emergency room as I could not put weight or stand on my left leg. The doctor believes I tore my MCL. She did x-rays, but not an MRI. She put … read more
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I have a question about my knees. A few years ago, I was
Hi Dr. I have a question about my knees. A few years ago, I was walking arm n arm with my husband in the mall and I slipped and fell (I was wearing flats and they flew off my feet). At first I wasn't … read more
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My girlfriends daughter injured her knee while sliding
My girlfriends daughter injured her knee while sliding during a softball game. The urgent care doctor told her to wear a knee brace and use crutches. She has been injured for a week now. She is not re… read more
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Just had a quick question....i have been doing alot of
Hi Doc....just had a quick question....i have been doing alot of working out lately and the other day i woke up feeling fine...then all of a sudden i was sitting down and got this massive cramping in … read more
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About 1 1/2 weeks ago, I was in a martial arts sparring
About 1 1/2 weeks ago, I was in a martial arts sparring match and went to kick my opponent with the right leg just as he was rasing his knee. It was too late to stop the kick as it was already gone. H… read more
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Thank you in advance for your valuable time and information.
Hello - and thank you in advance for your valuable time and information. I fell down the steps inside my house about 2 weeks and I believe I have a sprained (or twisted ) knee - and ankle. They are me… read more
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I have a small bulge on the bottom outside of my left knee.
I have a small bulge on the bottom outside of my left knee. I was injured running a half marathon several years ago, and saw an Ortho doc. Went to PT for 2 separate sessions then got the rooster crown… read more
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